Ring fragment

Egyptian
New Kingdom
1550–1070 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, between G 7220 and G 7230, Ave. G 2

Dimensions

Overall: 2.1 x 2.2 x 1.2 cm (13/16 x 7/8 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

24.2802

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Rings

This ring fragment consists of one end of the bezel and a large part of the shank. The bezel, which is flanked by two uraei, has an impresssed design.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, between G 7220 and G 7230, Avenue G 2. 1924 : excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition